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There are 10 ways to get from Cologne to Minsk by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly from Cologne Bonn, bus  •  11h 1m

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Vilnius (VNO) CGN - VNO
  2. Take the bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly, bus  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Vilnius (VNO) DUS - VNO
  3. Take the bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station

Train to Frankfurt, fly, bus  •  10h 24m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Vilnius (VNO) FRA - VNO
  3. Take the bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station

Train to Brussels, fly, bus  •  11h 36m

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vilnius (VNO) BRU - VNO
  3. Take the bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly, bus  •  12h 32m

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
  2. Take the train from Heerlen to Eindhoven Centraal
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Vilnius (VNO) EIN - VNO
  4. Take the bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station

Train to Dortmund, fly, bus  •  10h 59m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Vilnius (VNO) DTM - VNO
  3. Take the bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station

Train, bus  •  22h 39m

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to S Ostkreuz Bhf 9
  2. Take the bus from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station

Train  •  27h 55m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec
  3. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Warszawa Wschodnia 113 / ...
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Terespol Ic
  5. Take the train from Brest C to Minsk Pas

Night train, bus  •  31h 7m

  1. Take the night train from Bonn Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf 91 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Minsk Central Bus Station

Drive  •  15h 1m

  1. Drive from Cologne to Minsk 1642.8 km

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Minsk is to train and bus which costs €95 - €140 and takes 22h 39m.

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The fastest way to get from Cologne to Minsk is to train and fly and bus which takes 10h 24m and costs €140 - €430.

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The distance between Cologne and Minsk is 1431 km. The road distance is 1642.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Minsk without a car is to train and bus which takes 22h 39m and costs €95 - €140.

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It takes approximately 11h 1m to get from Cologne to Minsk, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cologne Bonn Airport to Vilnius Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Minsk is 2h ahead of Cologne. It is currently 8:56 AM in Cologne and 10:56 AM in Minsk.

Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Minsk is 1643 km. It takes approximately 15h 1m to drive from Cologne to Minsk.

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Austrian Airlines, Swiss, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Cologne Bonn Airport to Vilnius Airport.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Cologne Bonn Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs €4 - €25.

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  • Distance: 1431 km
  • Duration: 11h 1m

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Minsk, Belarus?

You can take a train from Cologne to Minsk via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Praha Hlavni Nadrazi, Warszawa Wschodnia, Terespol, and Brest C in around 27h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Vilnius via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Vilnius via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Vilnius via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Eindhoven to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Vilnius via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Dortmund to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vilnius via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Koeln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Köln Hbf to S Ostkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Koeln Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
nationalexpress.de
SNCF
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Phone
+33 1 84 94 36 35
Website
sncf.com
Train from Köln Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/
2nd Class
$9 - $13
Rail 1st Class
$13 - $17
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/
2nd Class
$11 - $17
Rail 1st Class
$17 - $22
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
https://www.thalys.com/fr/en
Standard
$28 - $40
Comfort
$29 - $40
Premium
$45 - $65
Train from Koeln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
https://www.thalys.com/fr/en
Standard
$30 - $45
Comfort
$35 - $50
Premium
$50 - $70
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Koeln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
https://www.ns.nl/en
2nd Class Full Fare
$21 - $35
1st Class Full Fare
$35 - $55
Train from Heerlen to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
https://www.ns.nl/en
2nd Class Full Fare
$14 - $21
1st Class Full Fare
$25 - $40
Train from Koeln Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
https://www.ns.nl/en
2nd Class Full Fare
$22 - $35
1st Class Full Fare
$35 - $55
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne Central Station to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
https://www.flixtrain.com/
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Phone
+41 848 44 66 88
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en/home.html
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
https://www.cd.cz/en/default.htm
2nd Class
$50 - $80
Business
$77 - $78
1st Class
$75 - $120
Belarusian Railway (High Speed Trains)
Phone
105
Train from Brest C to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
https://www.rw.by/
Schedules at
https://pass.rw.by/ru/
Book at
https://pass.rw.by/ru/
Belarusian Railway (BCh)
Phone
105
Train from Brest C to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
https://www.rw.by/
Schedules at
https://pass.rw.by/ru/
Book at
https://pass.rw.by/ru/
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$23 - $25
2nd Class (Kupé)
$42 - $47
1nd Class (SW)
$80
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Phone
8 (800) 775-00-00
Website
eng.rzd.ru
Train from Brest C to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $60
Website
https://eng.rzd.ru/
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$19 - $27
2nd Class (Kupé)
$40 - $60
1nd Class (SW)
$75 - $110
Belarusian Railway (БЧ)
Phone
105
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest C to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
https://www.rw.by/
Schedules at
https://pass.rw.by/ru/
Book at
https://pass.rw.by/ru/
Sitting Class
$3 - $4
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$5 - $7
2nd Class (Kupé)
$7 - $9
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bonn Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Website
https://www.nightjet.com/en/#/home
Sleeper Carriage
$140 - $180
Seating Carriage
$55 - $59
Couchette Carriage
$100 - $130
Bus operators
Minsktrans
Phone
+375-17-251-14-11
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $29
Website
https://minsktrans.by/en/home/
Book at
https://infobus.by/en/bus
Bus from Nuremberg to Minsk Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Website
https://minsktrans.by/en/home/
Book at
https://infobus.by/en/bus
Intercars Europe
Phone
+375 (29) 643 70 22
Email
intercars@intercars.ru
Website
intercars-tickets.com
Bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
intercars-tickets.com
Private
$40 - $55
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Visit Tour
Phone
+375 (29) 148-41-31
Email
info@vt.by
Website
vt.by
Bus from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport to Minsk Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
vt.by
Book at
infobus.by

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